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WAEC to start issuing SSCE certificates online

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WAEC’s Head, Public Affairs says the Council is wanting to issue declarations online dependent on solicitations in light of deserted testaments in WAEC office.

So as to lessen the issue of surrendered testaments, the West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) is wanting to send an Electronic Certificate Management System to encourage the issuance of endorsements.

WAEC Mr Demianus Ojijeogu - WAEC to start issuing SSCE certificates online

The committee’s Head, Public Affairs, Mr Demianus Ojijeogu unveiled this in a meeting with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday, December 13, 2018, in Lagos.

As indicated by him, the online framework will empower the board to print declarations of competitors just on demand.

He stated, “with this set up, it will help the gathering in decongesting excess of authentications lying neglected for quite a long while with not very many proprietors coming up to gather them.

“With this set up, any hopeful that needs his or her outcome will go online to make a demand and leave a location of where it would be conveyed.

“It doesn’t make a difference where they composed the examination.

“The procedure has achieved a propelled stage and ideally, by 2019, the component would be conveyed.”

Ojijeogwu said the electronic issuance of SSCE testaments ended up vital because of the moderate reaction by applicants in gathering their declarations quite a while in the wake of sitting for the West Africa Senior School Certificate Examination.

He included that the test body has been speaking to contender to seek their testaments yet their reactions have been moderate.

“In 2014 alone, we set a few advertorials in a few papers engaging with those worried to approach for their authentications as they are taking up excessively space in our workplaces.

“We needed not get any significant reaction.

“Authentications as far back as 1980s are as yet lying neglected in our office with their proprietors not making endeavor to come to gather them, also, the number will amaze on the off chance that we should assemble them.

“At present, the training has been that if declarations should remain in our guardianship for over four years, the proprietors will be accused of a care expenses of N5,000 on gathering barring the N3,500 for the accumulation of such authentication.”

The Council’s legitimate, in any case, said that declarations of applicants who composed the 2017 Nov/Dec WASSCE, Private, have since been printed and prepared for gathering in all the chamber’s workplaces the nation over.

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